Markets Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Currency 556.36 560 565 569 573 581

Overview Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -1.30 0.7 2.8 3.5 4 4.3
Unemployment Rate (%) 6.10 6.4 6.3 6.3 6.3 6.3
Inflation Rate (%) 4.50 5 2 1.5 1.7 1.8
Interest Rate (%) 4.00 4 4 4 4 4
Balance of Trade (CFA Franc Billion) -32.60 -77.48 -182 -69.81 -69.81 -92.52
Current Account to GDP (%) -7.20 -6.7 -7 -7 -77 -7
Government Debt to GDP (%) 22.60 30 25 25 25 25
Government Budget (% of GDP) -3.00 -5.7 -4.5 -4.5 -4.5 -4.5

GDP Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) -1.30 0.7 2.8 3.5 4 4.3
GDP (USD Billion) 15.75 14 16 16 16 16
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (XOF Billion) 1704.80 2352 1717 1753 1764 2481
GDP per capita (USD) 822.38 700 745 745 745 745
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 2189.60 1950 2150 2150 2150 2150
GDP Constant Prices (CFA Franc Billion) 1421.10 5522 1431 1461 1471 5826
GDP From Agriculture (XOF Billion) 1120.70 1060 1129 1152 1160 1118
GDP From Manufacturing (XOF Billion) 758.00 1003 763 779 785 1058
GDP From Mining (XOF Billion) 274.40 205 276 282 284 217
GDP From Public Administration (XOF Billion) 1119.50 1253 1127 1151 1159 1322
GDP From Services (XOF Billion) 938.80 893 945 965 972 942

Labour Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Unemployment Rate (%) 6.10 6.4 6.3 6.3 6.3 6.3
Population (Million) 20.87 20.87 21.1 21.1 21.1 21.43

Prices Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Inflation Rate (%) 4.50 5 2 1.5 1.7 1.8
Food Inflation (%) 8.10 6 3 2 2.4 2
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 0.20 1.4 -0.1 -1 -0.2 0.3
Consumer Price Index CPI (points) 106.00 107 104 106 108 109

Money Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Interest Rate (%) 4.00 4 4 4 4 4
Interbank Rate (%) 4.25 4.44 3.66 3.66 3.66 4.44

Trade Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Balance of Trade (CFA Franc Billion) -32.60 -77.48 -182 -69.81 -69.81 -92.52
Current Account to GDP (%) -7.20 -6.7 -7 -7 -77 -7
Tourist Arrivals (Persons) 144492.00 130000 135000 135000 135000 135000

Government Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Government Debt to GDP (%) 22.60 30 25 25 25 25
Government Budget (% of GDP) -3.00 -5.7 -4.5 -4.5 -4.5 -4.5
Government Spending (XOF Billion) 1324.20 896 1333 1361 1371 945

Taxes Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Sales Tax Rate (%) 18.00 18 18 18 18 18

Business Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Mining Production (%) -20.10 3 12 12 12 30

Consumer Actual Q4 Q1 Q2 Q3 2021
Consumer Spending (XOF Billion) 3256.20 3275 3279 3347 3370 3455


This page has economic forecasts for Burkina Faso including a long-term outlook for the next decades, plus medium-term expectations for the next four quarters and short-term market predictions for the next release affecting the Burkina Faso economy.